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Welle Dewala Road, Unawatuna, Sri Lanka
+94 91 2 250312
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“prawns” (88 reviews)
“thai curry” (15 reviews)
“tuna” (53 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, European, Asian, Sri Lankan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Welle Dewala Road, Unawatuna, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a wonderful meal. Best restaurant on Unatawuna beach by far. The ambiance was great, food well prepared, drinks cold and waitress extremely friendly. We are coming back tomorrow!

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Came here for lunch which was nice. The restaurant is just off the beach and hasn’t got a massive sign or touts begging you to come in. Lovely setting and staff were attentive. Reasonably priced food and delicious. I had the watermelon salad which was...More

Thank Zoe_JL
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Best food we had in Unawatuna. Great service- was busy but the staff worked very hard. All finished off by a very talented guitarist who passed from table to table playing songs of your choice. Lovely evening- just wish we’d booked for a second visit...More

Thank sallycinnomon
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great setting by the beach but food did not go anywhere near meeting expectations, noting the great reviews that this place has been getting. I had the squid with pasta which was an odd dish because the pasta and squid were quite separate on the...More

Thank Murray M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We come for drinks. Nobody come to us, we orderes 2 times, and they brink drinks after 1 hour, after we ask bill and also wiat for a long time, but nobody come to us, so we go to bar and paid :( drinks was...More

Thank Gintarė L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stumbled across this place by chance and afterwards heard it was one of the best to go to. Slightly higher pricing I think than others but well worth it. Great selection of food. Only minor gripe is that staff seemed overrun and food/drinks took a...More

Thank Jack D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate as a group of 4 with high expectations and were not disappointed. Some foods are limited by the days catch but this just means all food is freshly bought and prepared. We had salads and seafood which were all very fresh and delicious....More

Thank 1AB3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and service. Lovely setting on the beach. Seafood a speciality. If you’re in Unawatuna definitely worth going there.

Thank Welda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice location on the beach, great food an reasonably priced. Great service and friendly staff.

Thank Lene M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch and dinner 3 or 4 times in this restaurant during our one week stay in unawatuna. The food was really taste and with an enough big variety. They were always on time. The servers were very kind and helpful. Definitely a place...More

Thank Nadia G
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Danusha D
8 May 2017|
Response from Roshif2015 | Reviewed this property |
The hotel has a restaurant so there is most probably and outside toilet you can get changed in. However I am not sure if there are showering facilities.
12 April 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
Yes it will be
26 March 2017|
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Response from kingfisherunawatuna | Property representative |
Hello Dear shanelemphers, I inform you that we charge 2000rs after 11pm because it's the high season of tourists people. Sorry for this misunderstanding, you should ask the manager to talk about it. We're here to help and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Welle Dewala Road, Unawatuna, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Unawatuna
  • Phone Number: +94 91 2 250312
Kingfisher is a hotel and restaurant beautifully located on the crescent-shaped beach of Unawatuna in the Southern Coast of Sri Lanka. It’s origins run back to late 90’s. We have a designed lounge bar where you can relax and sip a cocktail and we offer a western and eastern menu at the restaurent. All our products are fresh and from the market everyday. We also have daily and weekly events: Every saturday night, we organise a party with dj's, music in live.
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